Diagnosis Code

C16.0 MALIGNANT NEOPLASM OF CARDIA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: C16.0

Short Description: Malignant neoplasm of cardia

Long Description: Malignant neoplasm of cardia

The code C16.0 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • Malignant neoplasms of digestive organs (C15-C26)
      • Malignant neoplasm of stomach (C16)
        • C16.0 Malignant neoplasm of cardia

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Adenocarcinoma of esophagus
  • Adenocarcinoma of esophagus
  • Adenocarcinoma of esophagus
  • Adenocarcinoma of stomach
  • Adenocarcinoma of stomach
  • Adenocarcinoma of stomach
  • Carcinoma of cardia
  • Carcinoma of stomach
  • Leiomyosarcoma of cardia of stomach
  • Leiomyosarcoma of cardioesophageal junction
  • Leiomyosarcoma of stomach
  • Lymphoma of cardia of stomach
  • Lymphoma of cardioesophageal junction
  • Malignant neoplasm of cardiac orifice of stomach
  • Malignant neoplasm of cardioesophageal junction of stomach
  • Malignant tumor of abdominal part of esophagus
  • Malignant tumor of cardia
  • Primary malignant neoplasm of cardia of stomach
  • Siewert type I adenocarcinoma of esophagogastric junction
  • Siewert type II adenocarcinoma of esophagogastric junction
  • Siewert type III adenocarcinoma of esophagogastric junction

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code C16.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Digestive Malignancy With Mcc (374)
  • Digestive Malignancy With Cc (375)
  • Digestive Malignancy Without Cc/mcc (376)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code C16.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Malignant neoplasm of cardiac orifice
    • Malignant neoplasm of cardio-esophageal junction
    • Malignant neoplasm of esophagus and stomach
    • Malignant neoplasm of gastro-esophageal junction

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
C16.0 Right Arrow 151.0 Mal neo stomach cardia
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
C16 Malignant neoplasm of stomach
C16.1 Malignant neoplasm of fundus of stomach
C16.2 Malignant neoplasm of body of stomach
C16.3 Malignant neoplasm of pyloric antrum
C16.4 Malignant neoplasm of pylorus
C16.5 Malignant neoplasm of lesser curvature of stomach, unspecified
C16.6 Malignant neoplasm of greater curvature of stomach, unspecified
C16.8 Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of stomach
C16.9 Malignant neoplasm of stomach, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018